Abuja - Fleeing individuals suspected to be
members of the Boko Haram group have abandoned 43 people and 500 cows they
recently abducted at gunpoint in Dalakalari, Mafa Local Government Area of
Confirming the report, Acting Director Army Public
Relations Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, said troops had handed over the civilians
and livestock to the local authorities.
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“Eight suspected Boko Haram terrorists abducted some
cattle rearers and livestock at gunpoint at Dalakalari general area, Mafa Local
Government Area. Some well meaning people informed the military who swung into
action and pursued the terrorists,” Usman said.
The Army spokesman added that the terrorists,
sensing danger, ran and abandoned the victims and livestock before Panamri
- CAJ News